Drabble, Margaret (ed.)
The Oxford Companion to English Literature.
Revised Edition
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.
p. 1077

WILCOX, Ella Wheeler (1850-1919), American poet, born in Wisconsin, whose many volumes of romantic, sentimental, and mildly erotic verse (with titles such as Poems of Passion and Poems of Cheer) brought her a vast readership. She also wrote short stories and novels, and two volumes of autobiography.